Snow Removal/Shoveler

at Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine, United States

Job Description

Snow Removal/Shoveler

Posting Number C00290JP Department FM – Grounds Job Summary

This position is responsible for working independently or as a team member. Responsible for the de-icing and clearing of snow from walkways, thresholds, and other areas as needed on the Bowdoin College campus. We are looking for someone who is able to work as efficiently as possible, promote job worksite safety, provide excellent customer service, and exhibits pride and quality workmanship. Must be able to work on-call, as needed, during storms. This is a great crew and team to work with-come and join us for the winter!

This position is $20/hr, casual, non-benefits eligible. This position is eligible for emergency pay during College specified winter emergencies and will receive double pay during those periods (heavy winter storms).

Education/Skills Requirements

Ability to lift 50 pounds, ability to work independently and as a team.

Experience Requirements and/or Equivalents

Must know how to shovel, de-ice, sand and salt. Operating snow removal equipment is a plus!

Standard Work Days and Hours

This an on-call position and the employee must be available during winter storms. Varied hours, up to 20 per week, non-benefits eligible.

About Bowdoin

Bowdoin embraces diversity in all forms, and the College is home to talented students, faculty and staff-with a variety of racial, ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds; religious beliefs; and gender identities, among other factors.

We encourage applications from candidates committed to the support of an inclusive campus community and those who will enrich and contribute to the College’s multifaceted diversity. We value a community in which individuals of all backgrounds are warmly welcomed and encouraged to succeed.

Founded in 1794, Bowdoin has maintained its commitment to the liberal arts for well over 200 years. Bowdoin’s reputation as a preeminent liberal arts college rests on the excellence of its faculty, students, and staff; intimate size; strong sense of community; and connections to the people, history, and natural beauty of Maine.

Bowdoin’s campus is situated in a beautiful natural setting. Located in Brunswick, Maine, a town of approximately 20,000, the College is a short drive from the Maine coast, twenty-five miles from Portland and 120 miles from Boston.

Shift Employment Category Casual Benefits Eligible No Pay Type Hourly Background Check Package Requirements Is driving a vehicle (e.g. Bowdoin vehicle or off road vehicle, rental car, personal car) an essential function of this job? No Is a pre-placement physical required for this position? No Posting Date 01/18/2022 Applications Accepted Until Open Until Filled No Type of Posting Internal/External Special Instructions to Applicants EEO Information

Bowdoin College complies with applicable provisions of federal and state laws that prohibit unlawful discrimination in employment, admission, or access to its educational or extracurricular programs, activities, or facilities based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry and national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, marital status, place of birth, genetic predisposition, veteran status, or against qualified individuals with physical or mental disabilities on the basis of disability, or any other legally protected statuses.

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Job Posting: JC202436210

Posted On: Jan 20, 2022

Updated On: Jan 26, 2022